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The 15 Best Beers to Drink This Fall

<i>[Editor's Note: We're excited to introduce our new beer writer, Zach Mack, who we've long-harassed for his expert opinions since he owns Alphabet City Beer Co., one of Thrillist's favorite beer bars in NYC.]</i><p>Congratulations! Despite alarmingly aggressive back-sweat, you survived yet another summer, …

The Best SSD

The SSD you should buy for your computer or PlayStation 4<p>For your money, nothing breathes life into an aging PC like a sold state drive. Faster …

Top 10 Tips and Tricks We Learned from the Military

You learn unique, useful skills in the military—not just for special ops, but also often applicable to everyday life. Here are ten of the most …

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Spicy Arrabbiata Sauce to Amp Up Spaghetti Night

Arrabbiata Sauce elevates Monday night to a new level. This spicy sauce, paired with spicy sausage and creamy ricotta, makes for a perfect dinner.<p>Sitting around on the weekend watching classic movies with my dad on the weekend, I had a difficult time reconciling the images of people sitting at long …

How to Create a Lifelong Brotherhood | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This a guest post from Jonathan Mead</i>.<p>The responses from my closest male friends surprised me when I asked them this question: “What’s …

How to Read a Book | The Art of Manliness

1. Open book.<p>2. Read words.<p>3. Close book.<p>4. Move on to next book.<p>Reading a book seems like a pretty straightforward task, doesn’t it? And in some …

What One Of History’s Greatest Visualizations Could Teach Us About Designing Interfaces Today

Charles Joseph Minard’s masterful flow map of the Napoleonic army’s horrific losses in Russia has as much to teach designers today as it did in the 1800s.<p>In <i>The Visual Display of Quantitative Information</i>, Edward Tufte calls Charles Joseph Minard’s graphic of Napoleon in Russia one of the “best …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

The 16 Best Western Movies | The Art of Manliness

Few figures in history have had as powerful an impact on American masculinity as the cowboy. For over a century, the cowboy has — for better or for …

The best way to win an argument

How do you change someone’s mind if you think you are right and they are wrong? Psychology reveals the last thing to do is the tactic we usually resort to.<p>You are, I'm afraid to say, mistaken. The position you are taking makes no logical sense. Just listen up and I'll be more than happy to …

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10 Overlooked Truths About Action | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Kyle Eschenroeder.</i><p>“This is a holy moment. A sacramental moment. A moment in which a man feels the gods as …

Overcoming Fake Talk: Put Your Best Voice Forward

If you want to maximize your impact at work, you must put your best voice forward. Why? Because even if you have excellent credentials and technical skills, you add your greatest value by interacting well with other people.<p>We live in an interdependent world. Trouble is, a lot of people in this age …

Why Leadership Training Doesn't Work

I love watching my granddaughter learn to do things. She now knows how to put on her socks and then her shoes, and she takes great pride in demonstrating this accomplishment. A couple of months ago she was completely dependent on grownups to go from shoeless to shoed; now she can do it herself.<p>How …

Business Tricks 20-Somethings Aren't Using | Forbes

In A 'Miraculous Year' For Movies, Edelstein Picks His Favorites

"It was a miraculous year," film critic David Edelstein tells <i>Fresh Air</i>'s Terry Gross. At a time when Hollywood is churning out Blockbusters and superhero movies that are guaranteed to make money at home and overseas, "it's really great when so many interesting movies, somehow or other, manage to …

Religion Is Changing, So Why Not Science?

We are witnessing an era of unprecedented changes. Environmental, political, economic, and informational, just to name a few. The boundaries that separate humans seem to be coming down as globalization proceeds. These changes can be positive or negative, as some political and economic occurrences …

Edward Snowden, The Dark Prophet

To avoid surveillance, the first four Americans to visit Edward Snowden in Moscow carried no cell phones or laptops. They flew coach on Delta from …

How to Deal with a Job You Don't Like | The Art of Manliness

While in an ideal world, we’d all have our dream jobs at every period in our lives, the reality is that everyone will go through periods of not …

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

There’s no better way to appreciate the trippiness of the digital currency Bitcoin than this hallucinatory animated video.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over …

Beautiful Branding and Packaging Design

Today I want to share this beautiful branding and packaging of a Whiskey brand from Germany. Designer Chad Michael from New York took this project to …

Xbox One review: More than a game console, less than a living room revolution

Limited multitasking and voice commands aren't worth an extra $100 on their own.<p>When Microsoft released its last video game console in 2005, the Xbox …

5 Holiday Cocktails to Warm Your Spirit | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Michael Hagan.</i><p>Ahhh, the holidays…<p>Whatever winter solstice-based holiday you celebrate, these drinks will get …

Top 25 Informative Maps That Teach Us Something Uniquely Different About the World

<b>Population of Southeast Asia Compared to the Rest of the World</b><p>Maps can be great guides for more than just finding routes for traveling. They often provide insight on the rest of the world. Taking a look at certain maps can be incredibly informative, especially when comparing the standing of …

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PS4 vs. Xbox One: Avoiding Another Decade Of Brand Loyalty Madness

This article, like many, many others written this year, has “versus” in title when talking about the upcoming contest between Microsoft’s Xbox One and Sony’s PlayStation 4. Both are indeed in competition for the hearts, minds and most importantly, dollars of the average consumer, and it’s going to …

9 Ways To Become The Master Of Your Own Mind

Many of us spend an exorbitant amount of time and energy -- not to mention money -- taking care of our bodies, and trying to keep ourselves looking and feeling our best. But when it comes to the mind, less attention (literally) is paid. Taking care of the mind can come as an afterthought, and often …

Why Millennials Won't Become Corporate Serfs

To explain how Millennials were really affected by the Great Recession, I need to tell you about a bank of windows on the southeast corner of 50th St. and 7th Ave. in Midtown Manhattan. I’d walk under it every day on my way to work in the Time & Life Building during the 2000s. And every day, there …

The Most Important Body Language Signal For Success

I see it all the time. When people find out that I’ve been hired to speak about body language, everyone does the same thing: they change their posture. They hold their head higher, pull their shoulders back and tighten their abdominal muscles.<p>In doing so, people are transformed, instantly looking …

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Here's The Cool Lesson That Was Delivered To Teach Twitter Engineers About Personal Finance

Personal finance can be a "noisy" field, with a lot of investing aphorisms thrown around as fact.<p>And because engineers understand and prefer math, as Nash describes them, they tend to think they are being rational with their money ... even when they are not.<p>Given the imminent IPO, and the windfall …

The 5 Best Reasons For Buying The Xbox One Instead Of A PS4

<i>It’s November, and that means that next-gen consoles are finally on their way. Both consoles have their strengths and weaknesses, and both consoles are going to appeal to different kinds of gamers. In that spirit, I’m running a mini-series on whether you should by the Xbox One, the PS4, or neither.</i> …